If you are thinking of a holiday in Britain, then you won’t be disappointed. With 6000 miles of coastline, 6000 islets, from the rolling hills of the Cotswolds to the quiet Cornish villages and the hustle and bustle of London you are sure to find a holiday to suit. London is host to three of the worlds’ top five museums and magical theatrical performances with abundant shopping, dining and leisure and sport facilities.

SAMSUNGIf you are looking for culture and heritage, then Britain has castles and palaces, gardens and parks, lochs and rivers, moors and dales, museums and monuments which means, there is plenty to explore and discover. Roman ruins, Tudor towns and mystery tours all offer interesting facts about times gone by. For adventure and sport, with a landscape as diverse as Britain, there is rafting, canoeing, surfing, sailing, cruising and much more.

So whatever you fancy, let Global Getaway help you find that perfect holiday here in the UK.


Activity highlights

The UK is a country of sport lovers so we can find you holidays anywhere across the UK for sailing, canoeing, horse riding, cycling, golfing, walking, hiking and fishing and much more.


Kent & East Sussex RailwayRESWith free galleries and museums across Britain many of which offer interactive workshops for children. For art lovers you can take in the world famous Portrait Gallery and visit the famous waxworks of Madame Tussauds.

For a relaxing way to sightsee, why not take a scenic journey on a steam train and see the beautiful landscapes of Britain.


Destination Highlights


  • Portsmouth – Explore Nelson’s HMS Victory and HMS Warrior and Edward VIII’s Marie Rose.


  • Bath & Bristol – Visit Stratford upon Avon the home to Anne Hathaway and birthplace of William Shakespeare


  • Liverpool – The Beatles Story Museum, and see the modern city with the relics of the former Albert docks and modern constructions.


  • York – Visit York Minster Cathedral, climb 275 steps and see a view of York, stroll along The Shambles where you can shop in quaint boutique styled shops.


  • London – Home to the iconic Tower Bridge, Big Ben, Trafalgar Square and the National Portrait Gallery. Shop in Knightsbridge at Harrods or Oxford Street and visit the Shard or the London Eye where you can get a bird’s eye view of London.


  • Windsor – Windsor Castle official residence of the queen, and a cruise on a river boat.


  • Lake District – here you can enjoy a boat trip on the lakes and stop for tea and Bakewell cakes at the original Bakewell shop.


  • Stoke on Trent – For a Ballooning experience, float over English countryside in Stoke on Trent and visit the Wedgewood visitor centre home of the famous pottery house and fine china.


So if you don’t want the hassle of going to the airport and lugging bags, why not try a holiday in the UK where you can travel in the comfort of your car or by rail. We can book the perfect break to suit all interests and budgets.